An Independent
Bookshop on the
Historic Downtown Mall

Open for limited browsing, delivery, & curbside pickup. See below for details.

New Dominion Bookshop

Support Local During COVID-19

New Dominion is open for limited browsing, local delivery, and curbside pickup. We need your support now more than ever. Click “More Details” to find out how you can support the shop.

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Serving Albemarle and Central Virginia since 1924, New Dominion Bookshop is the oldest independent bookseller in Virginia. Shop local and support your community bookstore!

New Dominion Bookshop


October 25 9:00am

Ethan Hawke and James McBride will discuss the Showtime adaptation of The Good Lord Bird.

November 12 12:00pm

Join us for a Shelf Life virtual event celebrating the paperback release of Leslie Jamison’s Make It Scream, Make It Burn.

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Special orders and domestic shipping available, with free gift-wrapping!

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Order Signed Copies of A Time for Mercy by John Grisham

John Grisham’s new legal thriller, A Time for Mercy, is now available! Order signed and inscribed copies here.

Mezzanine Gallery Spotlight: Clement Gelly

New Dominion Bookshop is pleased to spotlight the photography of Clement Gelly for the month of July.

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